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In world's biggest one-day election, Indonesia votes for its president

Reuters Jakarta, Indonesia Apr 17, 2019, 12.20 PM (IST)

Voting in Indonesia's presidential and parliamentary polls was underway in the east of the country early on Wednesday, the start of the world's biggest single-day election. More than 192 million Indonesians are eligible to vote in presidential and parliamentary elections with 245,000 candidates vying for votes in what is described as the world's biggest single-day election.